Born December 18, 1980



Mr. Mark Essien is a Software Developer and Enterpreneur. He is the Founder of (one of the first and most successful online hotel booking websites in Nigeria). Mr. Essien also built a file sharing software called Gnumm (acquired by, followed by a language learning startup called Ingolingo. Mr. Essien is a frequent speaker on TEDX where he delivers talks on Leveraging networks to build a business, and how Africa can lead in the global technology space.
Gender: Male
Name of Spouse Mrs. Jenni Naiaretti
State of Origin: Ikot Ekpene, Akwa Ibom State
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Profession Software Developer , Enterpreneur
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Founder/Chief Executive Officer,

Monika Kindergarten, Federal Government College, Ikot Ekpene, Akwa Ibom State; Beuth Hochschule, Berlin; Freie Universität, Berlin, Germany.

– In 2015, Mr. Essien made the Forbes list of list of 30 youngest entrepreneurs in Africa

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